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Eucalyptus dielsii

Eucalyptus dielsii C. Gardner, J. & Proc. Roy. Soc. Western Australia 12: 67 (1926).
TYPE: Western Australia, Salmon Gums, W.T. Brown (C.A. Gardner 1051a), 13 Jan 1925 (holo PERTH, iso NSW).


Habit: Tree or Mallee.
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, grey-brown or green. Pith glands present; Bark glands absent. Cotyledons bisected.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, elliptic to ovate, straight, entire, dull grey green, petiolate. Adult leaves disjunct, narrow lanceolate, not falcate, acute or obtuse, basally tapered, glossy, green, thick, concolorous; Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure, very acute or acute.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters 3-flowered to 7-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm wide).
Flowers: Buds ovoid or cylindrical, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; shedding early. Calyptra conical, 3 times as long as hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers white, or cream.
Fruits: Fruits hemispherical or urceolate or campanulate. Disc raised. Valves exserted. Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.

Distribution: W.A.

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